Dr. Brooks, the owner of Adamson Veterinary Services, has been in the veterinary industry for 15 years as a research biologist, licensed veterinary technician, hospital manager and veterinarian. She has been living and practicing in Salem for several years.
Dr. Brooks received her bachelor’s degree in biology, and education from Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Virginia in 1992. She began her animal science career as an intern at the International Crane Foundation in Baraboo, WI studying the life cycle of cranes. She helped raise Siberian cranes, Sandhill cranes, and Whooping cranes for reintroduction into the wild. She left there and worked for the Patuxent Fish and Wildlife center to help raise Texas Bobwhite Quail for reintroduction to the wild in 1993. There she worked as a research assistant. In 1994 she began her career as a veterinarian assistant and became a licensed veterinary technician in Maryland in 1996. She received her veterinary medicine degree from Ross University of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. Dr. Brooks came to work in Salem in 2004 and has been there ever since. She is an experienced surgeon and general practitioner. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, the American Animal Hospital Association, the American Feline Practitioner Society, Veterinary Emergency Medicine Society and International Rotary Club. She is the president of the local chapter of the Eastern Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, currently serving on the Humane Society of Columbiana County Humane Society and owner of Adamson Veterinary Services. She has a 40 year eclectic career that includes military service (US Women’s Army Corp), Motherhood (raised 2 children), Teacher (grades 8 – 12 and martial arts), artist and animal science careers.
Dr. Alicia Myatt
Dr. Myatt is a new graduate from Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine and joined our family in July 2018. She obtained her Bachelors of Science from Ashland University. She enjoys all aspects of Veterinary Medicine, But, she especially enjoys Nutrition, Feline Behavior and performing Surgeries. Outside of work, Dr. Myatt enjoys reading, Kayaking, hiking, watersports and spending time with her family. She currently has 3 cats; Mub, Grub and Ivan; and would love nothing more than to add to her family a Dog and a Chinchilla. Dr. Myatt has been such an asset to our team and we cannot be more appreciative of her skills and love of Veterinary Medicine.
Lisa – Administrator
Lisa joined the Adamson team in early 2018. She comes from a very extensive background of Administration and Human Resources along with a license in Nursing. She moved to Salem in 2017 after she met her Husband, Allen. Outside of work, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family and friends, going to Demolition Derby’s, (Where her husband runs, sponsored by Adamson’s), reading and spending time with her 2 year old Rottweiler, Gunther. She is thrilled to be working in the Salem community and with our wonderful staff!
Tristin – Veterinary Technician Supervisor
Tristin graduated from Kent State University in 2011 with a degree in applied sciences in Veterinary Technology. Her Passion is Emergency Medicine. Tristin’s love of animals stemmed from her childhood growing up and working on her family’s farm. She was a member of 4-H and showed horses, chickens and rabbits. Tristin is married and currently has 2 dogs; Kel and Cupid, 2 cats; Onyx and Simon, and her horse, Bubby.